"That's immediately how I gauge how healthy a city is—by the amount of tags. It's just in direct competition with advertising. It's still one of the last things that hasn't been corrupted." —Barry McGee
WATCH: Barry McGee: Tagging
"I still think the social function of art is that kind of negative aesthetic. Otherwise there’s no social function for it."
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